Activ Surgical Announces FDA Clearance for ActivSight Intraoperative Imaging Module

Activ Surgical announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance of the company’s ActivSight Intraoperative Imaging Module for enhanced surgical visualization.

Metrex Surface Disinfectant Portfolio Secures EPA Approval

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved all eight surface disinfectant products made by an infection prevention leader, Metrex, as effective against SARS-CoV-2, the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19.

Olympus Supports Safety Actions Regarding Surgical Smoke

Olympus has announced its support of The Joint Commission’s recommended safety actions for managing the hazards of exposure to surgical smoke for health care staff in operating rooms.

Exofin Fusion Redesign Receives FDA Approval

Chemence Medical, a leader in medical cyanoacrylate devices and products, announced the U.S. Federal Drug Administration’s (FDA) 510(k) approval of the company’s redesigned exofin fusion skin closure system.

Cantel – ENDODRY Storage and Drying System

Professional societies and key opinion leaders acknowledge inadequate drying of flexible endoscope channels as a possible cause of microbial growth during endoscope storage. Cantel’s ENDODRY™ Storage and Drying System forces HEPA-filtered air through the endoscope channels to eliminate all residual water droplets. Drying endoscopes within one hour, the ENDODRY Cabinet shortens the amount of time needed to fully dry internal channels and external surfaces of a flexible endoscope when compared to traditional hanging methods. In addition, its data management feature allows users to quickly identify endoscope storage time to help prevent expired endoscopes.



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